Patrick Earl Hammes

8 July 1952–12 December 1985 (Age 33)
Kirksville, Adair, Missouri, United States

The Life of Patrick Earl

When Patrick Earl Hammes was born on 8 July 1952, in Kirksville, Adair, Missouri, United States, his father, Edwin Cyril Hammes, was 32 and his mother, Emma Jo Rhodes, was 23. He died on 12 December 1985, in North English, Iowa, Iowa, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, United States.

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Edwin Cyril Hammes
Emma Jo Rhodes
James Edwin Hammes
Patrick Earl Hammes

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World Events (8)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 3

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.
1961 · The Buccaneer Arena

Age 9

The Buccaneer Arena was built for the Des Moines Buccaneers ice hockey team before their first season. It was known as the Metro Ice Sports Arena until 2004 when it got its new name. Its presence has sparked the love of ice hockey in the area during its time in the community.
1962 · The Cuban Missile Crisis

Age 10

The Cuban Missile Crisis was a 13-day confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union because of Soviet ballistic missile deployment in Cuba. This confrontation was the closest that the Cold War became a nuclear war.

Name Meaning

Dutch: from an altered form of Hannes, a short form of the personal name Johannes ( see John ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight


Patrick Earl Hammes BIRTH Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Hammes of Milan, Missouri are the parents of a baby boy born Tuesday, July 8, 1952 at Kirksville, Missouri hospital. The child has been named Patrick Earl …

Sources (3)

  • Patrick Hammes in entry for Vivian Beatrice Boyle Hammes, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Patrick in entry for James E Hammes, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Patrick Earl Hammes, "Find A Grave Index"

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